FRISCO – FC Dallas hosts Philadelphia Union at Toyota Stadium on Saturday, Feb. 29 for the 25th season home opener. The match, presented by AdvoCare, will kickoff at 5PM CT on TXA21. As part of the CELEBRATE25 Kickoff Week, FC Dallas is hosting a number of around the metroplex.
CELEBRATE25 Kickoff Week Events
Monday, February 24
FC Dallas 105.3 The Fan Season Kickoff Show from 7-8PM
FC Dallas defender Reggie Cannon, midfielder Paxton Pomykal, Head Coach Luchi Gonzalez and President Dan Hunt will join K&C Masterpiece hosts Kevin Hageland and Corey Mageors to preview the upcoming season. The show will be streamed on 1053TheFan.com. Fans are invited to attend but seating is limited. Please RSVP at 1053TheFan.com.
Fafa Picault on TXA21's What's Up DFW Show around 7:45PM
Forward Fafa Picault will join the What’s Up DFW Show to promote the season opener on February 29 against Philadelphia Union and upcoming season.
Wednesday, February 28
Zdenek Ondrasek AMA
Forward Zdenek Ondrasek will be fielding questions in a Reddit Ask Me Anything on the FC Dallas Subreddit on Wednesday at approximately 12 PM.
Thursday, February 27
Luchi Gonzalez Show Presented by Toyota Debuts on 105.3 The Fan on at 1:30PM
Every Thursday at 1:30PM during the MLS regular season, Gonzalez will join K&C Masterpiece’s Kevin Hageland and Cory Mageors to preview the upcoming match and dive deep into the latest FC Dallas news.
Cocktails & Cleats presented by Chase from 7-8PM
The annual fundraiser gives fans a chance to meet the 2020 team, bid on silent auction items, unique experiences and much more. All proceeds from the party benefit the FC Dallas Foundation. Tickets to Cocktails and Cleats can be purchased here. Media wishing to cover the event, please RSVP with Gina Miller (GMiller@FCDallas.com)
Friday, February 28
Dan Hunt on CBS11 News This Morning at 6:45AM
FC Dallas president Dan Hunt joins the CBS11 morning show to promote FC Dallas' 25th season and home opener.
FC Dallas Supporters' 24-Hour Tailgate begins at 5PM
FC Dallas Supporters, the Dallas Beer Guardians, help kick off the 2020 season with a 24-Hour Tailgate starting at 5PM Friday, February 28 in the Corolla Red Lot at Toyota Stadium. El Matador joins the party at noon on Saturday, February 29. The tradition, which dates back to 2005, is open to all fans. The 24-Hour Tailgate runs right up to the 5PM kickoff of FC Dallas’ match against the Union.
FC Dallas' 25 Days of Giveaways also continues on all FC Dallas social media platforms this week. Fans can learn more about the social media giveaways by following FC Dallas on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.